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The Delaware Contemporary provides creative learning opportunities for youth, teen, and adult students, artists, and educators of all levels. Working with professional teaching artists, you will explore contemporary ideas and techniques that inspire the artist within, foster critical thinking and creative problem solving skills, and develop craftsmanship.

Seasonal class and workshops offerings include contemporary takes on the following subjects, all instructed by experienced teaching artists. Browse our workshops and classes for Adults and Kids, and register today!

Painting/Drawing
Printmaking/Digital Media
Sculpture/Mixed Media
Artist and Educator Professional Development

STUDENTS OF ALL AGES
Youth/Teen/Adult classes and workshops are instructed by professional artists, designers, and educators, and cover a wide variety of materials and techniques.

ARTISTS
Professional development classes and workshops for artists provide career and technical building tools to help artists achieve success.

EDUCATORS
Professional development classes and workshops for educators provide teachers with rich opportunities to relate the arts directly to their own lives and the lives of their students. Educators will explore traditional and contemporary materials and techniques, as well as strategies for making connections between hands-on art making and classroom concepts to engage 21st century students in an immersive learning experience.

OPPORTUNITIES
The Delaware Contemporary is seeking an Education Intern for 20 hours per week, for an approximately 12 week internship. The Education Intern assists the Director of Education and Education Associate with administrative duties and research associated with varied and numerous education programs. The Education Intern is responsible for assistance with administrative duties, program documentation, and the marketing/communication of The Delaware Contemporary education programs to the public. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong interest in contemporary art and to those wishing to pursue a career in educational work. Please email resume, cover letter, unofficial transcript, and writing sample to Director of Education, Jennifer Polillo, at jpolillo@decontemporary.org